General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established
Abbreviation FSU
Teachers 2,858
Students 18,071
Foreigners 11%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on past academic records
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Financial aid Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Motto
Universitas Litterarum Jenensis
Accreditation
• Thüringer Ministerium für Bildung, Wissenschaft und Kultur
Affiliations
• European University Association (EUA)
• Coimbra Group
Rankings
World ranking387
Country ranking31
Quality of teaching183
Ranking in world by sphere
Life Sciences and Medicine333
Natural Science263
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking387
QS World University Rankings382
ARWU Academic Ranking401
Webometrics Ranking235
Alternative title
Russian Университет им. Фридриха Шиллера в Йене
Spanish Universidad de Jena
Chinese 耶拿大学
Arabic جامعة يينا
French Université d'Iéna
German Universität Jena
Japanese イエナ大学
Korean 예나 프리드리히실러 대학교
Portuguese Universidade de Jena
Location on map - University of Jena
University of Jena or Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena (FSU) - public higher education institution in Germany.

University of Jena - Description

This semester over 20.500 students attend the university (more under University -> History), which was founded in 1558, in the ?Green Heart? of Germany. Thuringia?s largest university values interdisciplinary work and internationalism and puts these goals into action, as seen in the new website. The reformatting of the site has recently begun, and should continually grow. Regular visits to www.uni-jena.de will therefore pay off in the future. The largest university with the only university medical center in Thuringia has connections around the world, which can be seen in the ?International? section of this site. The university cooperates with over 240 universities and research institutions, and it works with over 200 partners around the world, from small and middle sizes business as well as global players, in research projects. Its roots remain in the region, in which numerous clusters developed from the ?Alma mater Jenensis?. These clusters refer to the humanities and social sciences as well as the medical and natural sciences. Jena is once again considered as a high-tech-boomtown and is one of the most beautiful university cities of the reunited Germany. A new campus with top modern lecture halls was built in the heart of the city on the...

Bachelor - University of Jena

This semester over 20.500 students attend the university (more under University -> History), which was founded in 1558, in the “Green Heart” of Germany. Thuringia’s largest university values interdisciplinary work and internationalism and puts these goals into action, as seen in the new website. The reformatting of the site has recently begun, and should continually grow. Regular visits to www.uni-jena.de will therefore pay off in the future. The largest university with the only university medical center in Thuringia has connections around the world, which can be seen in the “International” section of this site. The university cooperates with over 240 universities and research institutions, and it works with over 200 partners around the world, from small and middle sizes business as well as global players, in research projects. Its roots remain in the region, in which numerous clusters developed from the “Alma mater Jenensis”. These clusters refer to the humanities and social sciences as well as the medical and natural sciences. Jena is once again considered as a high-tech-boomtown and is one of the most beautiful university cities of the reunited Germany. A new campus with top modern lecture halls was built in the heart of the city on the...

Description of University of Jena

Founded in 1558 Jena University played a major role in the history of ideas inGermany, such as the centre of German philosophical thought at the end of the 18th and beginning of the 19th century or as a unique example for the integration of science, technology and industry a hundred years later. Despite, or better because of the long history and the rich tradition Jena is a modern university on the move. Jena University comprises ten Faculties (schools): Theology, Law, Economics and Business, Philosophy (Arts and Letters), Social and Behavioural Sciences, Mathematics and Computer Science, Physics and Astronomy, Chemistry and Earth Sciences, Biology and Pharmacy, and Medicine. High-tech industries and top research institutions ( among others three Max Planck Institutes) at Jena correspond to the strong research potential and high level teaching at the university and add to the inspiring and thriving atmosphere of interdisciplinarity, collaboration and openness. Interdisciplinary priority research areas as Optics, photonics and photonic technologies – Ernst Abbe Center of Photonics Innovative materials and technologies Dynamics of complex biological systems Laboratory of the Enlightenment Individuals in social change determine the state of the art. Graduate students, postdocs and young scholars will have the unique chance to join top research projects. Both graduate and undergraduate students will find courses covering a wide variety of subjects and combination of subjects of studies leading to a degree (Bachelor, Master, State exam) or complementing their studies at their respective home universities, coming to Jena as a visiting student.
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